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69 and out for Celtic as unbeaten run comes to an end 69 and out for Celtic as unbeaten run comes to an end
- December 18, 2017

Chris Sutton and John Hartson have taken to social networking site Twitter to give their reaction to Celtic's defeat to Heart of Midlothian on Sunday afternoon. In those 69 games, Celtic scored an outrageous 197 goals - at an average of 2.9 goals per game . "Of course it's a sore one when you are beaten like that", Rodgers said, "but they ( Celtic's players) can hold their heads up". (more...)
Ethics opens probe of Nevada Dem going through misconduct claims Ethics opens probe of Nevada Dem going through misconduct claims
- December 18, 2017

Kihuen's announcement came a day after the House Ethics Committee opened an investigation into whether Kihuen "may have engaged in sexual harassment" with a campaign aide and a lobbyist. Kihuen is a DREAMer and often talked about his immigrant experience on the campaign trail and in Congress, pushing for legislation to protect those, like himself, who were brought to the United States illegally as children. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp critical of Liverpool consistency after thrashing Bournemouth Jurgen Klopp critical of Liverpool consistency after thrashing Bournemouth
- December 18, 2017

Coutinho agitated for a move to the Catalan giants in the summer but Liverpool turned down three bids - including one in excess of £120 million - and held out to keep him for at least the first half of the 2017-18 campaign. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain insists Philippe Coutinho is giving his all at Liverpool despite continued speculation over his team-mate's long-term future at the club. (more...)
Browns look for first win of season against Ravens Browns look for first win of season against Ravens
- December 18, 2017

This was Baltimore's third forced turnover of the game. Playing against significantly worse competition, Baltimore failed to live up to what they should have done. And while the Browns survived Kizer's first interception without surrendering any points, they weren't as fortunate on the second turnover. But Baltimore got some separation when Za'Darius Smith strip-sacked DeShone Kizer in the end zone. (more...)
Antonio Conte: 'Virgil van Dijk is a really good player' Antonio Conte: 'Virgil van Dijk is a really good player'
- December 18, 2017

Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino has refused to rule out the possibility of selling Liverpool target Virgil van Dijk when the transfer window reopens next month. After that, he has featured 12 times in the Premier League . "I can have my opinion and this I have given to the technical director, to the chairman". (more...)
Jets holding DE Wilkerson out for Saints game Jets holding DE Wilkerson out for Saints game
- December 17, 2017

When asked how this could effect Wilkerson's future with the Jets, Bowles said: "I'm just anxious about the 53 guys going to the game". Bowles addressed the team regarding Wilkerson. While Morton is excited to return to The Big Easy, he's focused on getting his players ready for Sunday. Ever since signing his $17 million per year deal back in July of 2016, the big defensive end has been largely invisible and this season has been no different. (more...)
Zack Cozart signs with Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Zack Cozart signs with Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
- December 17, 2017

The 32-year-old set career highs with a.297 average, .385 on-base percentage.548 slugging percentage and 24 home runs. Although he has primarily played shortstop throughout his career with the Cincinnati Reds , Cozart likely will play third base for the Angels, who already have three-time Gold Glove victor Andrelton Simmons at shortstop. (more...)
Russell Westbrook's triple-double helps Oklahoma City Thunder beat Philadelphia 76ers Russell Westbrook's triple-double helps Oklahoma City Thunder beat Philadelphia 76ers
- December 17, 2017

Per ESPN's Royce Young , Adams was injured after taking an elbow to the face during the first overtime against the Philadelphia 76ers on Friday. Giannis Antetokounmpo had 29 points and 16 rebounds for the Bucks, who lost for just the third time in nine games. (more...)
Lions host Bears in rare Saturday game Lions host Bears in rare Saturday game
- December 17, 2017

Have thoughts on how the Bears and Lions are performing? Dave Birkett and Carlos Monarrez predict the outcome ofthe Saturday game between the Detroit Lions and Chicago Bears . "He takes it very seriously that people expect to see No. 9 out there when the Detroit Lions play", offensive tackle Taylor Decker said. Prosinski suffered the injury on the first defensive series of the game . (more...)
Melo on MSG return: How may I not miss NY? Melo on MSG return: How may I not miss NY?
- December 17, 2017

Paul George made his return to IN on Wednesday. He, instead, was abandoned, mostly by a regime no longer in control. Porzingis has something else Anthony doesn't: a winning record. In what was a microcosm of Oklahoma City's uneven season, the Thunder blew an eight-point lead in the final three minutes of regulation, were forced to play three overtimes before snaring a wild 119-117 victory over the 76ers that took more than three hours on Friday. (more...)
City defeat a 'good experience' for Tottenham - Pochettino
- December 17, 2017

More could fall if they keep up this kind of form, so with the help of statictians Opta - and setting the bar from the start of the Premier League era in 1992 - we looked at the longest standing records in the top division, and whether they may be under threat this season. (more...)
Sherra Wright Charged In 2010 Murder of Lorenzen Wright Sherra Wright Charged In 2010 Murder of Lorenzen Wright
- December 17, 2017

The superseding indictment adds some detail to what prosecutors and investigators believe led to Lorenzen Wright's death in July 2010. Recently, though, the murder weapon was found and progress has been made on the case. "I'm a mother. I'm a wife. The law enforcement should do what's best to find who's the killer". Marion told the newspaper that police told her that Sherra Wright would be charged with first-degree murder, as would Billy Ray Turner, who was indicted in Lorenzen Wright's ... (more...)
Floyd Mayweather says he has multi-fight provide from UFC Floyd Mayweather says he has multi-fight provide from UFC
- December 16, 2017

After almost four months of waiting for the total pay-per-view (PPV) buys in North America for the Floyd Mayweather Jr vs Conor McGregor super fight boxing match that took place on August 26, Showtime has finally released the numbers. (more...)
Trevor Siemian To Miss Rest Of Season With Shoulder Injury Trevor Siemian To Miss Rest Of Season With Shoulder Injury
- December 16, 2017

It might not matter if Osweiler continues to play as well as he did against the reeling Colts (3-11). Instead, they snapped an eight-game losing streak with Sunday's shutout against the New York Jets and followed that up with their first win outside Denver since December 4, 2016. (more...)
AC Milan aim thinly-veiled jab at Raiola over Donnarumma fiasco AC Milan aim thinly-veiled jab at Raiola over Donnarumma fiasco
- December 16, 2017

Despite still being a teenager Donnarumma is now in his third season as Milan's No. 1. Despite the new deal being worth 6 million euros ($7 million) a year and including the signing of his older brother as Milan's third-choice goalkeeper, Donnarumma and his agent, Mino Raiola , are reportedly looking to annul the contract because he felt pressure to agree to it. (more...)
Phillies Sign Carlos Santana to 3-Year Deal Phillies Sign Carlos Santana to 3-Year Deal
- December 16, 2017

The 31-year-old posted a.249/.365/.445 slash line from 2010 to 2017. He has averaged 24 home runs and 81 RBI per season over the last seven seasons, with a 162-game average of 25 home runs and 85 RBI as well as an.810 OPS. With a World Series ring on his finger, Santana can help the next generation of Phillies players grow not only as players, but as men. Edwin Encarnacion and perhaps Lonnie Chisenhall, or an as-yet-unsigned free agent will take over for Santana a year after he was a Gold ... (more...)
Vikings-Bengals: Kyle Rudolph and Riley Reiff doubtful, Mike Remmers to return Vikings-Bengals: Kyle Rudolph and Riley Reiff doubtful, Mike Remmers to return
- December 16, 2017

Morgan practiced in full Thursday and Friday and is not listed on the injury report . Coach Mike Zimmer didn't think Rudolph would play, although he held out hope for Reiff. The Minnesota Vikings are hurting at the tight end position this week with the status of their top two uncertain and a third being placed on injured reserve. (more...)
Oregon OL Tyrell Crosby will honor Las Vegas in bowl game Oregon OL Tyrell Crosby will honor Las Vegas in bowl game
- December 16, 2017

The two head coaches from the last meeting, Kelly (UCLA) and Chris Petersen (Washington), moved on to other Pac-12 schools. The Ducks won at Wyoming on September 16, 49-13, but lost at home to Wazzu on October 7, 33-10. 18, 2017, in Eugene, Ore. The team originally put an interim tag on offensive coordinator Mario Cristobal, but has since given him the full-time job after the players asked for it. (more...)
LeBron gets triple-double, Cavs beat Lonzo's Lakers 121-112 LeBron gets triple-double, Cavs beat Lonzo's Lakers 121-112
- December 16, 2017

The Houston Rockets, who are undefeated with Chris Paul in the lineup this season, are a potential landing spot given CP3's relationship with LeBron but Shelburne and Windhorst say, "League sources called the concept that James and Paul want to spend their golden years as teammates an overstated assumption". (more...)
Miami Hurricanes legend Devin Hester announces National Football League retirement Miami Hurricanes legend Devin Hester announces National Football League retirement
- December 15, 2017

Hester also shared his appreciation for the University of Miami and the Chicago Bears-the team that drafted him in 2006 and where he played most of his career. He was named to the All-Pro team in 2006, 2007, 2010 and 2011 and was a member of the 2000s All-Decade Team. The Hall of Fame induction of Raiders punter Ray Guy in 2014 was seen as something of door-opening for specialists, but if Mitchell can't get past the nomination stage - he was not one of the 27 semifinalists for the Class of ... (more...)
Creed 2 Tags Steven Caple Jr. to Replace Sylvester Stallone As Director Creed 2 Tags Steven Caple Jr. to Replace Sylvester Stallone As Director
- December 15, 2017

Jordan and Sylvester Stallone to direct Creed 2 . Stallone is once again directing, writing and starring in the sequel to the 2015 movie, which garnered a lot of award buzz and grossed $173.6M at the box office. This installment follows Adonis Creed's life inside and outside of the ring as he deals with new found fame, issues with his family, and his continuing quest to become a champion. (more...)
Knicks' 'other' rookie point guard shined against Lonzo Ball Knicks' 'other' rookie point guard shined against Lonzo Ball
- December 15, 2017

Arranged by Lakers president of basketball operations and NBA Hall of Famer Magic Johnson as well as general manager Rob Pelinka, the meeting took place weeks ago and was aimed at creating a more positive atmosphere around Lonzo, sources told ESPN . (more...)
Floyd Mayweather says he could make a billion dollars fighting in UFC Floyd Mayweather says he could make a billion dollars fighting in UFC
- December 15, 2017

A few weeks ago, De La Hoya made worldwide headlines when he revealed that he was back in full training for a ring return and targeted UFC superstar Conor McGregor as a comeback opponent. During the live video, Mayweather mentions that he would consider fighting in the UFC Octagon for the right sum of money. I can go fight in the octagon. (more...)
EPL: West Ham, Arsenal share spoils EPL: West Ham, Arsenal share spoils
- December 15, 2017

Wenger was confident his side would not finish the season in seventh. "Let's see after Christmas and January". "Our performances are not reflected by the results". "I thought it had gone in, but the goalkeeper saved it". They're happy to defend, they did that against Chelsea and Manchester City , so we couldn't find the opening and the few chances we had we missed. (more...)
Katie Taylor dominates courageous Jessica McCaskill to retain her world title Katie Taylor dominates courageous Jessica McCaskill to retain her world title
- December 14, 2017

The champion emerged to her usual fare to a hero's reception, and she kept the 1,500-strong crowd on their toes as well as McCaskill with a couple of razor-sharp combinations in a tentative opening stanza. As the American briefly ran out of gust, Taylor responded with aplomb in a pulsating round. Taylor may now be presented with the flawless opportunity to return home and box in front of her growing mass of admirers and followers. (more...)